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The common antidepressant Prozac melts away glioblastoma tumors in laboratory mice, suggesting possible treatment for the deadly cancer.

The common antidepressant Prozac melts away glioblastoma tumors in laboratory mice, suggesting possible treatment for the deadly cancer.

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Stanford Medicine magazine's most-read articles of 2021 were about health inequity and discoveries about the brain and nervous system.

Stanford Medicine magazine's most-read articles of 2021 were about health inequity and discoveries about the brain and nervous system.

Researchers at Stanford Medicine create new imaging technique to increase the window in which stroke patients can seek care.

Researchers at Stanford Medicine create new imaging technique to increase the window in which stroke patients can seek care.

A Stanford neurosurgeon developed a glove that delivers vibratory bursts of electricity to the fingertips to quell Parkinson's symptoms.

A Stanford neurosurgeon developed a glove that delivers vibratory bursts of electricity to the fingertips to quell Parkinson's symptoms.

Stanford Medicine researchers are exploring how men and women's brains differ after traumatic head injury.

Stanford Medicine researchers are exploring how men and women's brains differ after traumatic head injury.

Researchers at Stanford Medicine explore ways to help patients restore function after neurological illness or injury.

Researchers at Stanford Medicine explore ways to help patients restore function after neurological illness or injury.

In a Stanford Medicine magazine Q&A, flutist Eugenia Zukerman discusses finding joy through music and poetry since her Alzheimer's diagnosis.

In a Stanford Medicine magazine Q&A, flutist Eugenia Zukerman discusses finding joy through music and poetry since her Alzheimer's diagnosis.

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Stanford Medicine researchers are investigating new tactics to overcome cognitive loss, including that which occurs in Alzheimer's disease.

Stanford Medicine researchers are investigating new tactics to overcome cognitive loss, including that which occurs in Alzheimer's disease.

Four years after his death, possibly the greatest mystery famed neuroscientist Ben Barres ever sought to solve has become a bit less opaque.

Four years after his death, possibly the greatest mystery famed neuroscientist Ben Barres ever sought to solve has become a bit less opaque.

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This new issue of Stanford Medicine magazine explores scientific advances that are helping unlock the mysteries of the brain.

This new issue of Stanford Medicine magazine explores scientific advances that are helping unlock the mysteries of the brain.

Stanford Medicine researchers discovered that short-term memories are stored in “distributed” neural patterns in the brain.

Stanford Medicine researchers discovered that short-term memories are stored in “distributed” neural patterns in the brain.

Newer anti-seizure drugs have a good safety profile for the baby when used in pregnancy and breastfeeding, according to a Stanford-led study.

Newer anti-seizure drugs have a good safety profile for the baby when used in pregnancy and breastfeeding, according to a Stanford-led study.

Stanford bioengineer, neuroscientist and psychiatrist Karl Deisseroth has written a new book -- and it’s not a ‘science book.’

Stanford bioengineer, neuroscientist and psychiatrist Karl Deisseroth has written a new book -- and it’s not a ‘science book.’

The medical community has long seen the value of music in wellness, but our appreciation is growing because of its close link to mental and physical health.

The medical community has long seen the value of music in wellness, but our appreciation is growing because of its close link to mental and physical health.

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